Karen works on a wide-range of structured finance products including structured debt issues, note and commercial paper programmes, cash-flow and synthetic CDO’s, CLO’s and securitisations. Karen has more than 25 years' experience in legal and securities documentation, having managed ISDA and derivatives documentation teams for a number
Karen joined MaplesFS in 2013. She previously worked at Rawlinson & Hunter and The Harbour Trust Co. Ltd., Cayman Islands as Vice President, Funds Fiduciary Services. Prior to that, Karen was Senior Vice President, Regional Head Client Documentation Group-ISDA/Derivatives at HSBC in London and New York. Karen has also worked for Intertrust in both the Cayman Islands and Jersey and BNP Paribas in London.
Law Society of England & Wales, UK, Qualified Solicitor, College of Law, 2001
London Guildhall University, UK, BA (Hons), Financial Services, 1997
Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB), UK, 1990
Professional / Civic Activities
Accredited Director (Acc. Dir) granted by the Chartered Secretaries of Canada
Member of the Cayman Islands Directors Association (CIDA)
Member of 100 Women in Hedge Funds
Company Secretary, George Town District Committee of the National Trust of the Cayman Islands
Director of the Cayman Islands Humane Society
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